ISLAMABAD - The accountability court of Islamabad on Thursday accepted the application of the lawyers of Asif Ali Zardari to reargue against framing of charges in SGS and Cotecna corruption references.
The lawyer of former President Asif Ali Zardari, Faroq H Naek, appeared before the court and prayed that he wanted to provide the accountability court an order of Lahore High Court in which the court mentioned that there are no corruption charges against Zardari.
Naek said that he also wanted to bring some technical points before the court in the two references relating SGS and Cotecna and prayed for permission to argue again on the subject. He further said that this was the second Ashra of the holy month of Ramazan and suggested not to proceed the cases at least in this period.
Thereafter, the court directed him to present the aforesaid relevant documents on next hearing and adjourned the case till July 22.